Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs citing VB 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling - - 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £320 £275
% change year-on-year +17.19% +16.36% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £46.13 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +19.03% -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14 26 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 27.45% 34.67% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Stirling median daily rate £325 £331 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.66% -24.02% +0.58%
10th Percentile £115 £299 £363
90th Percentile £488 £345 £510
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £27.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.15% +9.33% +7.14%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stirling.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Stirling

VB
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VB in Stirling.

Contractor daily rate trend for VB in Stirling